Waterford Town Court
65 Broad Street
Waterford, New York 12188
Phone: (518) 237-6788
Fax: (518) 238-2557
The Waterford Town Court is located on the second floor of the Town Hall
Court Window Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 3:00pmWaterford Town Court is held every Thursday evening at 6:00pm, except for every fifth Thursday of the month. Small Claim and Eviction Proceedings are scheduled for 5:00pm on the first and third Thursdays. The District Attorney and Public Defender are here every second and fourth Thursday.
The Assistant District Attorney assigned to the Waterford Town Court is Lyn Murphy, Esq. Her office address is 25 West High Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 and she can be reached at (518) 885-2263.
The Public Defender assigned to Waterford Town Court is William Nowak, Esq. His office is 40 McMaster Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 and he can be reached at (518) 884-4795.
Small claims: If you are filing a claim, you will need to do so in person. The paperwork needed is generated through the computer.
New York State law prohibits court staff from providing any legal advice. Information regarding Justice Courts can be found on the Unified Court System’s website at: www.nycourts.gov/justicecourts. Additionally, many DIY (do it yourself) forms may be downloaded and printed for your use at the following link: www.nycourthelp.gov.
New Electronic Document Delivery System (EDDS)
This system lets you electronically deliver PDF documents to the court. If
You do not have a lawyer and have not made your court papers, visit the
You must wear a mask or face covering while inside the courthouse. Persons without such a mask or face covering will not be permitted to enter.
Please maintain the social distancing guidelines and follow the health and safety instructions of court personnel. We thank you for your cooperation in this effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to others in the community.